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Date: 26 Jun 2024

Location: Riyadh, SA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:456033 


At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, more than 80 000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.



Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your comprehensive troubleshooting expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll work alongside innovative, dedicated, and collaborative teammates. You'll be pivotal in ensuring the reliability and performance of Diesel locomotives by expertly diagnosing and resolving technical issues. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business (including Maintenance, Quality Control, and Design Engineering), contribute to the improvement of fault-finding processes and much more.


We’ll look to you for:

  • Analyzing and diagnosing complex mechanical and electrical issues within diesel locomotives,
  • Implementing effective solutions to resolve faults and prevent recurrence,
  • Collaborating with the Engineering Manager to ensure the delegation of responsibilities aligns with project needs,
  • Developing and optimizing maintenance procedures and protocols,
  • Communicating clearly and effectively with clients and team members regarding technical issues and solutions,
  • Ensuring all activities adhere to safety standards and regulatory compliance,
  • Documenting fault findings and repair actions accurately for maintenance records and reports,
  • Providing technical support and guidance to junior engineering staff,
  • Continuously updating personal technical knowledge and skill set to enhance service quality,
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of engineering processes and practices within the company"

All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role:

  • Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Railway Engineering,
  • Experience or understanding of diesel locomotive systems and fault finding techniques,
  • Knowledge of engineering principles and maintenance practices,
  • Familiarity with Quality, Cost, and Delivery (QCD) frameworks,
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills,
  • Strong communication and documentation abilities


Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues,
  • Work with cutting-edge diagnostic tools and technologies in Diesel locomotive engineering,
  • Progress towards becoming a subject matter expert in fault finding and maintenance optimization,
  • Utilise our dynamic working environment



You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 63  countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

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